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Sweet Cinnamon

62/12 George E de Silva Mwt, Kandy 0, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #9 of 82 Specialty lodging in Kandy
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Katie G Geneva, Switzerland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Geneva, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night and were welcomed by the lovely Derek. He is such a great manager who really went out his way to make sure we were happy and had everything we needed. The room was spacious and looked out over a beautiful garden. We had curry at night which was delicious- I would definitely recommend eating... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Amazing food - particularly the breakfasts! The team were very welcoming and attentive. The rooms and all areas were clean with lovely flowers around the place. The location is very tranquil and relaxing - a bit further out of Kandy town but fine with a 3-wheeler / tuk tuk or short car ride. We had a lovely tour around the... More

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stayed for two nights in May 2014. We had two rooms to accommodate 3 adults and 2 children. The rooms were lovely and clean. Staff were extremely nice and helpful. We arrived in the early evening and they were able to provide a meal for us all at short notice which was great as the children were tired. Showed... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We booked a stay in Sweet Cinnamon Kandy last February for our 1st wedding anniversary. Based on the photos and the price (315 $ for 3 nights), I was under the impression that it was something but found out that it's not what we expected. The person in charge "Priyan" met us and he completely understood the situation. He promised... More

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Singapore
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Stayed for two nights in this place in March. It is not a typical hotel, but more of a family run place. But that was not a problem since the room was nice and large and the staff was very friendly. Also we would highly recommend the food in this place - the breakfast and dinners we had were very... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I stayed in Feb 2014 and will definitely return next time I am in Kandy. The service is incredible, the staff are very helpful and knowledgeable. The rooms are clean, spacious and well presented. The area is very quiet. The food is delicious and generous. Fantastic!

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Dronfield, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

After staying here for two nights at the beginning of February I have to say that I cannot understand the glowing reviews it gets on TripAdvisor. The owner and his wife were away at the time of our stay but I do not think that this should be used as an excuse for what I thought was a very unsatisfactory... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 via mobile

We recently stayed at Sweet Cinnamon for 3 nights and really fell in love with the place. We arrived early after a long flight and train ride to be greeted with a very welcome cup of tea and fabulous carrot cake. Our room was made available immediately and it was heaven! So thoughtfully laid out with flower petals on the... More

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Ingolstadt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

at First we have to say we arrived 2 days earlier as we booked. Priyan & Chalani gave us a warm welcome and it was no Problem to move into our rooms. at First we had Great Cup of Tea and the best Carrot Cake ever! all of the them tried to do their best for us and they did.... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

It was not easy to find the guesthouse but was well worth it when we got there. We were warmly welcome with a cup of tea and the best carrot we have eaten. Our deluxe room was very roomy even with an extra bed in it. We were sorry that we had eaten a big lunch as the dinner looked... More

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Address: 62/12 George E de Silva Mwt, Kandy 0, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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We are a Boutique Hotel featuring 6 elegant guest rooms and suites. Situated within the city limits of the historic Kandy Town and set amongst lushly planted gardens and a private natural forest,Sweet Cinnamon is an ideal location for corporate and leisure guests.At sweet Cinnamon its all about you. You can start the day by having a relaxing read of the daily newspaper while enjoying a freshly brewed cup of aromatic Sri Lankan tea followed by a hearty breakfast. .Take relaxing stroll in the garden or enjoy your music via the iPod docking station in your room. If you like bird watching you are sure to be amazed by the variety. We still are.We also have a extensive collection of spices, from the world famous Ceylon Cinnamon to nutmeg.Take care of your body and spirit indulge in a rejuvenating massage at the Ayurvedic Spa or visit the Yoga and Meditation center. A treat sure to de-stress and recharge you. As evening tea time rolls by soak in the tranquility of nature while enjoying a complimentary freshly baked Signature Cinnamon roll with a pot of tea in our well-appointed lounge with garden views.. ... more   less 
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